Stanford’s JackRabbot 2: The polite pedestrian robot
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Stanford’s JackRabbot 2: The polite pedestrian robot

If you’ve ever been caught in the dreaded sidewalk tango, failing to gracefully maneuver around…

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Physicists Train Robotic Gliders to Soar like Birds
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Physicists Train Robotic Gliders to Soar like Birds

The words “fly like an eagle” are famously part of a song, but they may…

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A Robot to Be Fond Of
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A Robot to Be Fond Of

“Robots have long been established in industry. This is still not the case in private…

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Machine-learning system tackles speech and object recognition, all at once
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Machine-learning system tackles speech and object recognition, all at once

MIT computer scientists have developed a system that learns to identify objects within an image,…

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Automated Valet Parking jointly premiered by Daimler and Bosch in China
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Automated Valet Parking jointly premiered by Daimler and Bosch in China

Automated Valet Parking is based on intelligent infrastructure and allows drivers to instruct their vehicle…

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Autonomous self-driving trucks on the road would make Germans feel increasingly safer
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Autonomous self-driving trucks on the road would make Germans feel increasingly safer

Automated trucks on the road: more than one in three survey respondents have no preference…

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Helping computers fill in the gaps between video frames
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Helping computers fill in the gaps between video frames

Given only a few frames of a video, humans can usually surmise what is happening…

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Surfaces a Key Element in Robotic Fingers
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Surfaces a Key Element in Robotic Fingers

“Robat” Uses Sound to Navigate and Map Unique Environments
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“Robat” Uses Sound to Navigate and Map Unique Environments

The “Robat” is a fully autonomous terrestrial robot with bat-like qualities that uses echolocation to…

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Scientists are finding ways to make your TV understand what you’re saying
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Scientists are finding ways to make your TV understand what you’re saying

We‘ve been promised that in the future we will be able to simply tell our…

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